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Conference / Workshop Books, Monographs and Proceedings


Books:

  1. Mountains of Pakistan: Protection, Potential and Prospects (edited by Shahzad A Mufti, Syed Sajidin Hussain and Arshad M. Khan), 2003.
  2. Water and New Technologies (edited by Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad), October, 2002.

Monographs:

  1. Climate Change: Global and OIC Perspective, 2004 (In collaboration with COMSTECH).
  2. Energy Strategies for the OIC Member States, 2004 (In collaboration with COMSTECH).

Conferences/Workshops Organized:

  1. National Conference on “Building Communities – Cultivating Peace”, jointly co-sponsored by GCISC and Lok Sanjh Foundation (LSF), at Hotel Margala, Islamabad; June 18-19, 2014.
  2. National Seminar on ‘Food Security in Pakistan under Changing Climate’, under APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing climate using Crop Simulation and Water Management Models and Identification of Appropriate Adaptation Strategies to Meet Future Demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal), Islamabad, Pakistan; July 08, 2013.
  3. APN Regional Workshop on ‘Final Research Results’ under APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing climate using Crop Simulation and Water Management Models and Identification of Appropriate Adaptation Strategies to Meet Future Demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal), Islamabad, Pakistan; January 15-18, 2013.
  4. Capacity Building Workshop on “The application of earth system models for climate change prediction and impact assessment studies”, Islamabad; 27 August – 08 September 2012.
  5. International Conference on “Climate Change: Opportunities & Challenges”; Co-organized by GCISC and Pakistan Council of Science & Technology (PCST) at National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad; 9-11 May, 2012.
  6. National Workshop on ‘Stakeholder Consultation towards Preparation of Second National Communication to UNFCCC’, organized by GCISC at Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad, July 27-28, 2011.
  7. National Workshop on ‘Stocktaking of GHG Inventory Development in Pakistan’, organized by GCISC at Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad. June 25, 2011.
  8. APN Regional Workshop on ‘Preliminary Research Results’ under APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing climate using Crop Simulation and Water Management Models and Identification of Appropriate Adaptation Strategies to Meet Future Demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal), Islamabad, Pakistan; March 08-12, 2010.
  9. APN Regional Technical Meeting on ‘Finalization of Research Results on Climate Extremes’, Katmandu, Nepal; 15-19 June 2009.
  10. APN Regional Training Workshop on “Use of crop Simulation Models for Climate Change Studies”, under APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing Climate using Crop Simulation and Water management models and Identification of Appropriate adaptation Strategies to Meet Future demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal), Kandy, Sri Lanka; March 16-20, 2009.
  11. APN Regional Technical Meeting on ‘Climate Extremes Indices for South Asia’, Kathmandu, Nepal; 21-25 April 2008.
  12. Start-up Workshop under APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing climate using Crop Simulation and Water Management Models and Identification of Appropriate Adaptation Strategies to Meet Future Demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal), Kathmandu, Nepal; 10-12 August 2008.
  13. GCISC Briefing Seminar on ‘Climate Change Results for National Planners and Policymakers’, Islamabad; August 28, 2007.
  14. APN-CAPaBLE Regional Workshop on Comprehensive Climate Change Research Results, Kathmandu, Nepal, 19-23 June, 2007.
  15. APN Regional Workshop on ‘Climate Extremes for South Asia Region’, Islamabad, Pakistan; 21-23 August 2006.
  16. APN Regional Workshop on ‘Climate Extreme Indices and Indicators for South Asia’, Islamabad, Pakistan; 2-6 January, 2006.
  17. APN-CAPaBLE Regional Workshop on Climate Scenarios for South Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal, 15-19 August, 2005.
  18. APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Regional Training Workshop on Watershed Modeling, Islamabad, 07-18 March, 2005.
  19. APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Regional Training Workshop on Crop Simulation Modeling, Chiang Mai, Thailand, June 28- July 09, 2004.
  20. APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Workshop on Regional Climate Modeling, Islamabad, 16-27 February, 2004.

Proceedings of Regional Workshops:

  1. “Use of crop Simulation Models for Climate Change Studies”: Proceedings of the Training Workshop of APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing Climate using Crop Simulation and Water management models and Identification of Appropriate adaptation Strategies to Meet Future demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal) (Ed: M. Arif Goheer and M. Mohsin Iqbal), Kandy, Sri Lanka; 16-20 March 2009. Published in May 2014 (ISBN: 978-969-9395-17-8).
  2. “Food and Water Security in South Asia under Changing Climate”: Proceedings of the Start-up Workshop of APN Project ‘Assessment of Food & Water Security in South Asia under Changing climate using Crop Simulation and water management models and Identification of Appropriate adaptation Strategies to Meet Future Demand’ (APN ARCP2009-08CMY-Iqbal) (Ed: M. Mohsin Iqbal and M. Arif Goheer), Kathmandu, Nepal; 10-12 August 2008.Published in May 2014 (ISBN: 978-969-9395-16-1).
  3. GCISC Briefing Seminar on ‘Climate Change Results for National Planners and Policymakers’, Islamabad; August 28, 2007.
  4. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE Regional Workshop on ‘Comprehensive Climate Change Research Results’ (Ed: M. Munir Sheikh, Muhammad Amjad and Arshad M. Khan), Kathmandu, Nepal; 19-23 June, 2007.
  5. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE Workshop on Development and Application of Climate Extreme Indices and Indicators for Monitoring Trends in Climate Extremes and Their Socio-economic Impacts in South Asia Countries (Ed: m. Munir Sheikh and Naeem Manzoor), Islamabad; January 02-06, 2006 & August 21-23, 2006.
  6. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE Regional Workshop on Climate Scenarios for South Asia (Ed: M. Munir Sheikh and Syed Faisal Saeed), Kathmandu, Nepal; 15-19 August, 2005.
  7. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Regional Training Workshop on Watershed Modeling (Ed: Imtiaz Ahmad, Shehzad Jehangir and Fahad Saeed), Islamabad, 07-18 March, 2005.
  8. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Regional Training Workshop on Crop Simulation Modeling (Ed: Syed Sajidin Hussain and Muhammad Mudasser), Chiang Mai, Thailand; June 28- July 09, 2004.
  9. Proceedings of APN-CAPaBLE South Asia Workshop on Regional Climate Modeling, (Ed: M. Munir Sheikh and Syed Faisal Saeed), Islamabad; 16-27 February, 2004.

Proceedings of National Workshops:

  1. Proceedings of National Workshop on ‘Stakeholder Consultation towards Preparation of SNC (Second National Communication) to UNFCCC’, organized by GCISC in collaboration with Ministry of Environment, at Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad, July 27-28, 2011.
  2. Proceedings of National Workshop on ‘Stocktaking of GHG Inventory Development in Pakistan’, organized by GCISC in collaboration with Ministry of Environment, at Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Islamabad. June 25, 2011.
  3. Global Change Perspective in Pakistan: Challenges, Impacts, Opportunities & Prospects. (In collaboration with APN and Asianics Agro Dev International), Islamabad, 28-30 April, 2005.
  4. Capacity Building Workshop on Global Change Research (In collaboration with APN and Asianics Agro Dev International), Islamabad, 08-10 June, 2004.
  5. GCISC Introductory Workshop on Mathematical Modelling and its Application to Developmental Issues (Organized by COMSATS), Islamabad, Oct. 29- Nov. 02, 2002.

 

 
 
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